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William James BOWDEN

Regimental number1038
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
Address136 Newington Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Thomas Frederick Bowden, 136 Newington Road, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAustralian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date28 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameHeavy Artillery Group 36, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Indarra on 26 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death24 March 1968

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